Clear as the Sun

Mr Sun plays peek-a-boo
Keeps his distance
Hides behind a mask of gray
Until he can’t resist us
Or does introversion
Play a part
Is he shy like me
Queries, no clear answers
Though rules like shadows can deceive
I’ll play your silly game

 

dversepoets.com it’s quadrille Monday. Exactly 44 word poem excluding the title. Today the word is silly and just in time! We all need some silliness and humor. “A merry heart does good like a medicine…”

 

 

About Mary (tqhousecat)

I am a wife and a mother of two grown children. I love Jesus and sharing my faith through written words. I currently have a poetry blog and also write on medium.com. My main focus is hope in Christ. I only wish that whoever reads this will be blessed, inspired and occasionally amused.
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13 Responses to Clear as the Sun

  1. lillian says:

    Ah the peekaboo sun…..I like the use of the clouds as the mask of grey as we are walking about outside wearing our own masks. Does that make it doubly grey???? LOVE that quotation at the end: A merry heart does good like a medicine.”

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  2. Glenn A. Buttkus says:

    Here in WA state we have sun breaks, from 2 minutes to two hours. Mr. Sun certainly can be a silly-nilly companion.

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  3. lynn__ says:

    I like this silly peek-a-boo game with a bit of introspection.

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  4. Frank Hubeny says:

    The sun hiding behind clouds does seem like a silly game.

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  5. msjadeli says:

    Mr. Sun and his hiding ain’t no joke. Sorry he’s been playing peek-a-boo with you.

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  6. kim881 says:

    The sun is playing silly games here this morning, Mary! Nicely done.

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  7. This is perfect. Everyday I look out and think how nice it is that the sun is shining and then I turn around again and it is gray and gloomy. Some sort of game…

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  8. Sun didn’t come out until the evening today… but it was wonderful when I was out running. Yesterday we had hale

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  9. Astrid says:

    Loved your poem! It’s both humorous and a bit insightful.

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  10. Truedessa says:

    Yes, the sun does like to play games at times.

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